Youth UpRising offers candidates an opportunity to join a dynamic organization with a compelling mission and a successful track record of attracting, engaging and serving a high-risk population in strategies for personal, professional and community transformation.

In joining YU’s staff, you will become part of a high-performing, warm, diverse team that includes people indigenous to the community, those who are deeply committed to social change, and colleagues dedicated to the success of the youth we serve.

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Open Positions:

Sr. Manager/Director of Workforce Development:

Youth UpRising seeks a mature, focused, high-energy Sr. Manager/Director of Workforce Development to strengthen and develop YU’s workforce and career development philosophy and programming, further positioning Youth UpRising as a leader in the field of youth leadership development and urban community transformation. Full description here.

Wellness and Leadership Director:

Youth UpRising is seeking a culturally-adept, licensed clinician authorized by the BBS to provide supervision for unlicensed clinicians. The Wellness and Leadership Director will be responsible for (1) hands-on internal leadership and management of YU’s health and wellness services and staff, (2) forging productive community relationships with internal and external partners, and (3) contributing to and articulating a comprehensive philosophy and strategy for health and wellness programming at YU, in alignment with our mission and core operating values. Full description here.